During.his Micro Surgical Procedure That Is Performed In The Operating Room, The Blood-filled Vitreous Is Removed And Replaced With A Clear Solution.

During.his Micro Surgical Procedure That Is Performed In The Operating Room, The Blood-filled Vitreous Is Removed And Replaced With A Clear Solution.

During.his micro surgical procedure that is performed in the operating room, the blood-filled vitreous is removed and replaced with a clear solution. A retina showing signs of diabetic retinopathy. When diabetic retinopathy is mild or moderate, good blood sugar control can usually slow the progression. Earlier the operation occurs, the more likely it is to be successful. The proliferative form of diabetic retinopathy is present in approximately 20% of patients with diabetes of ten years' duration. Angiogenesis is the hallmark precursor that may result in blindness or severe vision loss, particularly

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